BA College of St. Benedict
MA Vanderbilt University
PhD Vanderbilt University
Professor of Religious Studies Charlotte Joy Martin has taught at Mount Mercy since 1991. She holds a PhD from Vanderbilt University, where she emphasized in systematic theology.
She is the author of Dynamics of Hope: Eternal Life and Daily Christian Living, which was published in 2002. She is also a member of numerous affiliations, including Women for Peace Iowa, Linn County Green Party, St. Pius X Church Adult Education Planning Committee, Cedar Rapids Jewish-Christian Dialogue Group, and the American Theological Society. She is listed in the "Who's Who in College Teachers."
Martin is active in pursuing peace and justice, and enjoys reading and spending time with her cat.